3rd LERA Jr. Faculty Consortium
"The Future of Industrial Relations Faculty in an Era of Change"

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 2 - 5:15 pm
Peale A-B, Hilton Baltimore
(Held in Conjunction with the LERA 70th Annual Meeting, June 14-17, 2018)

Chaired by:

Sean Rogers
Sean E. Rogers

Cornell University

2018 LERA Jr. Faculty Consortium Agenda

  • 12 - 1:45 pm LERA Presidential Luncheon (junior faculty consortium attendees will sit at reserved tables)

  • 1:45 - 2:15 pm Break to transition to consortium room

  • 2:15 - 3:15 pm, Meet the Editors: A conversation about navigating the publication process in industrial relations journals (Rose Batt, Editor (ILR Review) and Doug Kruse, Associate Editor (British Journal of Industrial Relations)

  • 3:15 - 4 pm, Peer-to-Peer roundtable and networking session: During this extended break, junior faculty will be able meet-and-greet one another to learn about research and teaching interests, identify potential collaboration opportunities, and simply share experiences and stories that can provide information, support, and encouragement during the tenure-track experience. Discussion tables will be organized by topics of interest (e.g., some specific research interest, or preparing a mid-tenure or P&T packet), and attendees can choose to spend the entire time at one table or float between tables of interest.

  • 4 - 5 pm, Meet the Deans: Charting a successful path from tenure-track assistant to tenured associate and beyond in IRHR schools (Adrienne Eaton, Dean, Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations and Paul Clark, Director, Penn State School of Labor and Employment Relations)

RSVP to Jr. Faculty Consortium

Please RSVP on the registration form when you register for the conference. If you have any questions, please contact Chair Sean Rogers at [email protected]

Registration to LERA 70th Annual Meeting

To register for this event, you should register for the LERA 70th Annual Meeting. Your registration fee to the LERA 70th Annual Meeting includes a badge that will provide access to both the Consortium and to the entire 4 days of LERA meetings being held June 14-17, 2018.